Welcome to SpeD 2013 Conference Site

The 7th International Conference on
Speech Technology and Human-Computer Dialogue
"SpeD 2013"

The "SpeD 2013" Organizing Committee invites you to attend the 7th Conference on Speech Technology and Human-Computer Dialogue, at Cluj-Napoca, Romania. "SpeD 2013" will bring together academics and industry professionals from universities, government agencies and companies to present their achievements in speech technology and related fields.

"SpeD 2013" is a conference and international forum which will reflect some of the latest tendencies in spoken language technology and human-computer dialogue research as well as some of the most recent applications in this area.

"SpeD 2013" will be an IEEE and EURASIP sponsored Conference and the Proceedings will be included in the IEEE Conference Publications Program (CPP) and indexed by the IEEE Xplore database and Conference Proceedings Citation Index - an integrated index within Web of Science

UTC   Cluj

Organized by

  • University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest
    Faculty of Electronics, Telecommunications and Information Technology
  • Institute for Computer Science - Romanian Academy, Iaşi Branch
  • Technical University of Cluj-Napoca
    Faculty of Electronics, Telecommunications and Information Technology
  • Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence "Mihai Drăgănescu", Romanian Academy

Under the Aegis of

Romanian Academy - Section of Information Science and Technology

Technical sponsorship

The European Association for Signal and Image Processing (EURASIP)


  • Speech Analysis, Representations and Models
  • Spoken Language Recognition and Understanding
  • Text-to-Speech Synthesis
  • Machine Translation for Speech
  • Affective Speech Recognition, Interpretation and Synthesis
  • Speaker Identification and Verification in Biometric Systems and Security
  • Audio Based Solutions for Intruder Detection
  • Algorithms for Acoustic Echo Cancellation
  • Filtering and Transforms for Speech Technology
  • Spoken Language Based Systems
  • Speech Interface Design and Human Factors Engineering
  • Speech Interface Implementation for Embedded / Network-Based Applications
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Speech Data Mining
  • Spoken Dialogue Systems
  • Educational/Healthcare Applications
  • Assistive Technologies
  • Multimodal Processing
  • Spoken Language Databases
  • Speech Analysis for Linguistics and Phonetics
  • Forensic Speech and Audio Analysis


  • Submission of camera-ready papers: June 17, 2013 extended deadline: July 01, 2013.
  • Notification of acceptance and reviewers comments: September 16, 2013.
  • Submission of final papers: September 30, 2013.
  • Conference: October 16-19, 2013.

Latest News

The selected papers presented at "SpeD 2013" Conference can be found now in the IEEE Xplore database.

The IEEE catalog number for DVD files: CFP1355H-DVD and ISBN: 978-1-4799-1063-2.

IEEE is technical co-sponsor of SpeD 2013 Conference (#32161).
The conference appears on the IEEE Conference Search and the IEEE's Call for Papers listing.

EURASIP is technical co-sponsor of SpeD 2013 Conference.